English 13108

English 13108...

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English 1/31/08 Emily Dickenson Tell the truth but tell it slant o Truth can be hard to hear (the stark truth) o There is a delight in knowing it, but it might be hurtful o We are not always prepared to know the real truth o You always think that you want to hear the real truth, but you are not  always ready for it o You have to be careful, sensitive, cautious when telling someone the 
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Unformatted text preview: truth o Sometimes you need to shut your mouth about the truth and respect the other person, but if it really needs to be said say it in a kind careful way. o Uses alliteration of the constant sound of T to say, tell the truth o Through the soft S sound, she tells you how to tell the truth 31/01/2008 11:20:00 31/01/2008 11:20:00...
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2010 for the course ENGL 102 taught by Professor Cramer during the Spring '08 term at Santa Monica.

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